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Glan
Municipality
Map of Sarangani with Glan highlighted
Map of Sarangani with Glan highlighted
Glan is located in Philippines
Glan
Glan
Location within the Philippines
Coordinates: 05°49′N 125°12′E / 5.817°N 125.200°E / 5.817; 125.200Coordinates: 05°49′N 125°12′E / 5.817°N 125.200°E / 5.817; 125.200
Country Philippines
Region SOCCSKSARGEN (Region XII)
Province Sarangani
District Lone district
Barangays 31
Government[1]
 • Mayor Victor James B. Yap
Area[2]
 • Total 610.30 km2 (235.64 sq mi)
Elevation 30 m (100 ft)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 106,518
 • Density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
 • Languages Cebuano, Filipino, English
Time zone PST (UTC+8)
ZIP code 9517
Dialing code 83
Income class 1st class

Glan is a first class municipality in the province of Sarangani, Philippines. According to 2010 census, it has a population of 106,518 people.[3]

Glan is located on the west by Sarangani Bay, on the north by Davao Occidental, and on the south by the Celebes Sea. It is largely based on agriculture with a high level production of copra. Aquaculture is the second biggest income earner, notably milkfish and shrimps culture. Other agricultural products are coconuts, maize, sugarcane, bananas, pineapples, mangoes, pork, eggs, beef, and fish.

The economy has accelerated in the past decade driven by advances in global communication technology and the finishing of a modern highway that tremendously improved trade and transport. It has also benefited from its political role as the seat of the provincial government.

As of 2010, it has a total voting population of 56,881 voters.[2]

Barangays[edit]

Glan is politically subdivided into 31 barangays.[2]

  • Baliton
  • Batotuling
  • Batulaki
  • Big Margus
  • Burias
  • Cablalan
  • Calabanit
  • Calpidong
  • Congan
  • Cross
  • Datalbukay
  • E. Alegado
  • Glan Padidu
  • Gumasa
  • Ilaya
  • Kaltuad
  • Kapatan
  • Lago
  • Laguimit
  • Mudan
  • New Aklan
  • Pangyan
  • Poblacion
  • Rio Del Pilar
  • San Jose
  • San Vicente
  • Small Margus
  • Sufatubo
  • Taluya
  • Tango
  • Tapon

Demographics[edit]

Population census of Glan
Year Pop. ±% p.a.
1990 60,382 —    
1995 73,768 +3.82%
2000 83,051 +2.57%
2007 102,676 +2.97%
2010 106,518 +1.35%
Source: National Statistics Office[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official City/Municipal 2013 Election Results". Intramuros, Manila, Philippines: Commission on Elections (COMELEC). 11 September 2013. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Province: SARANGANI". PSGC Interactive. Makati City, Philippines: National Statistical Coordination Board. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Total Population by Province, City, Municipality and Barangay: as of May 1, 2010" (PDF). 2010 Census of Population and Housing. National Statistics Office. Retrieved 14 May 2014. 

External links[edit]


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Sun.Star
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 02:33:45 -0700

... he was caught last July 20 driving a vehicle carrying three Indian nationals, namely, Malhi Gurjant Singh, Gurber Singh, and Gurjant Singh, who entered the country illegally, and were sighted at the shoreline of Glan, Sarangani prior to the ...

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Sat, 04 Oct 2014 07:15:00 -0700

World-ranked Filipino Jether "The General" Oliva scaled-in at 111 lbs while his experienced opponent Jemmy "Boom Boom" Gobel of Indonesia made 113 lbs ahead of their battle for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Asia Pacific 112 lbs title @ Glan ...

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Sun, 10 May 2015 09:28:14 -0700

GLAN, Sarangani (MindaNews/10 May) — Triathlete-lawyer Ingemar Macarine knocked out boxing icon Manny Pacquiao's province by setting a personal record as the first man to have crossed Sarangani Bay on Sunday. The 38-year old Macarine, dubbed ...
 
Philippine Star
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 04:03:45 -0700

Another victim was identified as Anita Ochova, 63, of Glan, Sarangani but the cause of her death was not stated in the report. Five persons were injured namely Mercy Magbanua, 27, and one-year old baby Kathlyn Magbanua, both from Tupi town; Jay Argal, ...
 
Sun.Star
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 22:42:34 -0700

Anita Ochova, 63, of Glan, Sarangani province, also died during the calamity. Five other civilians were also injured, while more than 4,000 families have been affected, according to the report from the OCD. At least 10 towns, one city and 43 villages ...

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Rappler
Tue, 05 May 2015 01:59:31 -0700

Region XII, commonly known as SOCCSKSARGEN (that's South Cotabato, Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani and General Santos City), might not yet be the most popular tourist destination, but there's so much to do here. With news of conflict in parts of ...

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PhilBoxing.com
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:52:30 -0700

Manny Pacquiao serves as the guest of honor during the "Balikbayan Night" in Isla Jardin Del Mar, Barangay Gumasa, Glan, Sarangani. (Left to Right - Glan mayor Victor James Yap, Manny Pacquiao & Sarangani Gov. Steve Chiongbian-Solon) Photo by ...

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The Manila Times
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:45:00 -0700

OCD identified the wounded Jay Argal, 24 of Tulunan, North Cotabato, Jojit Mangisel of Koronadal City, Mercy Magbanua, 27 and Kathlyn Magbanua, one year old of Tupi, South Cotabato and Cristy Ochova, 31 of Glan, Sarangani province. Region 12, also ...
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